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Is it possible to insert a fixed-size Input Cell in a DockedCell toolbar that directs output if any to a specified Cell in same Notebook?

Ive been coding Mathematica for over a year but this language can do so much more than any other language hence beginners really do need a much longer gestation period. That is why this rarest of ...
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How to make a better self-closing toolbar button that always works?

My DockedCellstoolbar has a self-closing button that sometimes decides to permanently stop working on that particular notebook. closing and reopening file always ...
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Debugger toolbar refuses to turn off in a notebook. Not sure what to try next?

In the past I had the same problem but there was an easy solution. Just turn off at the Evaluation -> Debugger in the main menu. But this time it is completely ignored. First of all I do not know ...
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How to load a function from an external notebook that creates a docked cells toolbar?

I coded a compact toolbar in its own file nbtaskmate.nb for various common notebook tasks which I would like to load onto any notebook I might have open with a ...
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Make docked cells scale with zoom

Is there any way to make your docked cell contents scale with the notebook magnification?
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Why aren't my grid elements aligning correctly in a docked cells toolbar?

The following is just the initial start of my very first docked cells toolbar I am still working on. It can easily be loaded to view it live. Code is also provided to conveniently remove it afterwards....
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Toolbars/Docked cells in paclets (global or stylesheet related)

I'm looking for an efficient way to define and set toolbars/docked cells for paclets. I know about TextResources folder, but it seems that one needs to put there definitions in terms of box ...
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How to add the cell style popup menu to my customized toolbar

I use a customized toolbar in all of my notebooks: I would like to add the cell style popup menu that is part of the built-in formatting toolbar to my own toolbar. A code snippit for my toolbar is ...
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Expand/collapse option for Toolbar

When creating a docked cell, the toolbar stays forever visible and somewhat "eats up" space. Since I do not use the different buttons all the time, is there a way to make the toolbar expand/collapse?
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How can I put a Dynamically updated variable in a docked cell (e.g. toolbar)

I have made a toolbar that does things that are particularly useful for me. I like the fact than it is always visible at the top of the notebook, just like a ... toolbar. I want to put some ...
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Dynamic docked toolbar that appears only in the Working screen environment

I have created a toolbar that, among other things, has an action menu button that gives me a table of contents list to navigate, see the picture bellow: Now I'm trying to make this toolbar appear ...
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Hide the banner Mathematica 11.0.1 Student Edition [duplicate]

I am trying to hide the "Student Edition" banner in Mathematica 11.0.1. I saw this close post: Can the banner in the Home Edition be removed?, which suggests to hide it via the Options Inspector under ...
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How to Dock a Palette to a Notebook (not using the DockedCells[] function)

Is it possible to dock a palette to a notebook? First of all, I know how to work with the DockedCell[] function. However, this function will not achieve what I am looking for. Docked cells are ...
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Creating a simple Dock Cell that Fades In when Cursor Hover Over It

I like to create dock cells, that enhance the look of my notebooks. Do you know of a simple way to get the functionality in iBooks shown below in the video. I want the dock cell in Mathematica to "...
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Editing a docked cell created with a notebook

I use the following code to create a new notebook for presentation slides with a docked "banner" cell: ...
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Change the default package toolbar? [duplicate]

Everytime a package file (.m or .wl), it opens with the standard package toolbar (a docked cell) ...
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How to put Magnification control in docked cell

I have made a handy toolbar that provides access to menu items that are not visible when I F12 a workbook. I would like to add the following function to a button in the toolbar: ...
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How to create an active menu for Ebook to call cell tag

I have some physics exercises done and I´d like to make an ebook in CDF with the explanations with simulations as well. For these I look for some tips, and wolfram videos has a lot of it with Prof ...
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Is mathematica's right click menu customizable to add Simplify tools?

Mathematica provide Algebraic Manipulate palette for simplifying expression. But the palette window will always stay on top, which is quite annoying. Is is ...
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Docked Cell that scrolls?

I use two finger movement on my trackpad for scrolling a notebook page up and down. Is it possible to make a docked cells that scrolls to the left and right using a two finger movement on the ...
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Finding Structure for Package Editor docked cell [duplicate]

I'm attempting to modify (overwrite) the docked cell in the package editor to add some "jump to" capability. It has built in "jump to a function" action menu which is nice, but I'd like to expand on ...
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When are these additional docked cell styles used?

The style "DockedCell" is automatically used for Docked Cells even when no Cell style is specified. In the section of ...
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Can kernel-specific variables be accessed from stylesheets?

I'm trying to create a modified version of the Default.nb StyleSheet that adds a docked cell to act as a status bar along the top of every notebook to display some ...
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How to always display current section identifier (number, name) in notebook?

Because I find myself relocating frequently within a long notebook divided into sections, subsections, & subsubsections, I would like to display the identifying information for the section, etc. ...
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Issue with setting up docked cells

Normally I try to stay away from asking RTFM- questions but concerning docked cells I am currently groping in the dark. The documentation examples tell me how to create a new window containing a ...
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How to make the docked cell and the navigation toolbar in the Slide Show?

I have a notebook with a docked cell displaying a banner with some graphics. When I convert this notebook to the Slide Show the banner is nicely displayed on each slide. But the Navigation Toolbar is ...
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Can the banner in the Home Edition be removed?

The Mathematica Home Edition shows a banner at the top of every notebook: Is there a way to (permanently) get rid of it, without violating the EULA? Edit Yesterday, I sent this message to WRI ...
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How to display docked cell (defined in stylesheet) in *.nb only (and not in *.cdf)?

I have a docked cell in a stylesheet (with shortcuts for editing the notebook). Is there an option I can set so that this cell is not displayed in CDF? Edit Based on answer by @MikeHoneychurch and ...
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Docked Cell lesson chooser

I have a question about creating a docked cell that will let me choose files. This is just as much a "design" question as a Mathematica question. I'm a math teacher and I want to bundle a bunch of ...
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What is the simplest way to set the toolbar of a notebook to an image?

For custom stylesheets, it's nice to have a graphic banner in the Docked Cell. According to the doc page tutorial/IntroductionToToolbars, this is how you do it, but it seem a bit overkill: ...
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